Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 919 864
Rank change year-on-year +76 -55 -28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 345 305 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.49% 1.29% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 266 257 387
UK median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% - -10.53%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.39% -14.44%

Microsoft App-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 23122 23553 24845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.92% 12.40% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19358 19787 20746
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 316 £50,000 +17.65% 29
London +51 176 £54,500 +28.24% 9
UK excluding London +50 161 £42,500 - 21
Midlands +39 42 £37,500 -4.64% 5
South East -5 32 £49,500 +23.75% 12
West Midlands +21 31 £38,750 -1.46% 5
South West +4 28 £35,000 -12.50%
Scotland +4 23 £57,500 +64.29%
North of England +1 23 £47,500 - 1
East of England +7 13 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Yorkshire +42 12 £48,750 +21.88% 1
East Midlands +49 11 £35,000 -12.50%
North West -33 11 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 300 (86.96%) Windows
2 265 (76.81%) Microsoft
3 245 (71.01%) Citrix
4 226 (65.51%) SCCM
5 220 (63.77%) Active Directory
6 218 (63.19%) VMware
7 199 (57.68%) PowerShell
8 185 (53.62%) Windows Server
9 166 (48.12%) Windows 10
10 147 (42.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 144 (41.74%) XenApp
12 142 (41.16%) VMware Infrastructure
13 135 (39.13%) Windows 7
14 127 (36.81%) XenDesktop
15 122 (35.36%) Office 365
16 119 (34.49%) Windows Server 2008
17 111 (32.17%) Finance
18 106 (30.72%) Application Packaging
19 98 (28.41%) MSI
20 94 (27.25%) Hyper-V
21 92 (26.67%) ITIL
22 81 (23.48%) Asset Management
23 77 (22.32%) VMware ESXi
23 77 (22.32%) Application Virtualisation
24 73 (21.16%) Microsoft Azure
25 70 (20.29%) AppSense
25 70 (20.29%) Microsoft Certification
26 65 (18.84%) DNS
26 65 (18.84%) Banking
26 65 (18.84%) Software Packaging

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 53 (15.36%) MS Exchange
2 50 (14.49%) IIS
3 24 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 16 (4.64%) Skype for Business
6 11 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.32%) Confluence
8 7 (2.03%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.74%) Drupal
10 4 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.87%) CMS
12 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.74%) Workday HCM
2 3 (0.87%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.29%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 122 (35.36%) Office 365
2 73 (21.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (5.22%) OneDrive
5 11 (3.19%) IaaS
6 7 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.74%) Mimecast
7 6 (1.74%) SaaS
8 5 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.16%) G Suite
10 3 (0.87%) PaaS
11 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (18.84%) DNS
2 59 (17.10%) DHCP
3 46 (13.33%) SAN
4 38 (11.01%) TCP/IP
5 33 (9.57%) Internet
6 32 (9.28%) NetScaler
7 24 (6.96%) NAS
8 23 (6.67%) Firewall
9 10 (2.90%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (2.61%) Skype
11 8 (2.32%) LAN
11 8 (2.32%) VLAN
11 8 (2.32%) VoIP
12 7 (2.03%) MPLS
12 7 (2.03%) Network Security
12 7 (2.03%) PCoIP
12 7 (2.03%) WAN
13 6 (1.74%) Kerberos
13 6 (1.74%) LDAP
14 5 (1.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.20%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (1.74%) MongoDB
3 6 (1.74%) Power BI
3 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.45%) MySQL
5 4 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.29%) MS Access
7 1 (0.29%) OLTP
7 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 98 (28.41%) MSI
2 36 (10.43%) InstallShield
3 12 (3.48%) AdminStudio
4 9 (2.61%) JIRA
5 3 (0.87%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.29%) WinDbg
General
1 111 (32.17%) Finance
2 65 (18.84%) Banking
3 51 (14.78%) Investment Banking
4 31 (8.99%) Retail Banking
5 9 (2.61%) Retail
6 8 (2.32%) Back Office
6 8 (2.32%) Legal
7 6 (1.74%) Publishing
8 5 (1.45%) Front Office
8 5 (1.45%) Law
9 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.87%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Local Government
11 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (20.29%) Desktop Support
2 57 (16.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 55 (15.94%) Desktop Engineer
4 54 (15.65%) Analyst
5 37 (10.72%) SCCM Engineer
6 33 (9.57%) Architect
7 32 (9.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 30 (8.70%) Support Engineer
9 29 (8.41%) Applications Engineer
10 27 (7.83%) Applications Packager
11 26 (7.54%) Citrix Engineer
11 26 (7.54%) IT Engineer
11 26 (7.54%) VMware Engineer
12 25 (7.25%) Senior Desktop Engineer
12 25 (7.25%) Support Analyst
13 24 (6.96%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
13 24 (6.96%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 24 (6.96%) 3rd Line Support
13 24 (6.96%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 24 (6.96%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (18.84%) Software Packaging
2 7 (2.03%) HTML
3 6 (1.74%) CSS
3 6 (1.74%) HTML5
3 6 (1.74%) SOAP
4 5 (1.45%) .NET
5 4 (1.16%) X-Windows
6 3 (0.87%) REST
6 3 (0.87%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (0.87%) Web Services
6 3 (0.87%) XMPP
7 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.58%) Middleware
8 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.29%) COM
8 1 (0.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.88%) Fat Client
1 41 (11.88%) Thin Client
2 35 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 26 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (7.25%) Data Centre
5 18 (5.22%) Clustering
6 15 (4.35%) Blackberry
7 13 (3.77%) User Experience
7 13 (3.77%) Virtual Team
8 9 (2.61%) PKI
9 8 (2.32%) BYOD
9 8 (2.32%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.74%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.45%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.45%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.45%) iPad
11 5 (1.45%) Mobile Computing
11 5 (1.45%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.16%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.16%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 300 (86.96%) Windows
2 185 (53.62%) Windows Server
3 166 (48.12%) Windows 10
4 147 (42.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 135 (39.13%) Windows 7
6 119 (34.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (6.38%) Linux
8 16 (4.64%) Mac OS X
9 8 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.03%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.03%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.16%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.87%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.58%) Solaris
14 1 (0.29%) Android
14 1 (0.29%) CentOS
14 1 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (30.72%) Application Packaging
2 92 (26.67%) ITIL
3 81 (23.48%) Asset Management
4 77 (22.32%) Application Virtualisation
5 51 (14.78%) Task Automation
6 48 (13.91%) Migration
7 35 (10.14%) Wealth Management
8 30 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 27 (7.83%) Change Management
9 27 (7.83%) Security Patching
10 25 (7.25%) Software Distribution
11 23 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
11 23 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 21 (6.09%) Compatibility Testing
12 21 (6.09%) Configuration Management
12 21 (6.09%) Workload Management
13 19 (5.51%) Software Deployment
14 17 (4.93%) Project Management
15 16 (4.64%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 199 (57.68%) PowerShell
2 45 (13.04%) SQL
3 39 (11.30%) VBScript
4 11 (3.19%) C#
5 9 (2.61%) VB
6 7 (2.03%) Java
6 7 (2.03%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.74%) PHP
8 5 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.87%) Go
9 3 (0.87%) VBA
10 1 (0.29%) Perl
10 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 70 (20.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (18.26%) MCSE
3 55 (15.94%) Degree
4 38 (11.01%) Citrix Certification
5 31 (8.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 28 (8.12%) Security Cleared
7 20 (5.80%) CCEA
8 16 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (3.19%) CCNA
9 11 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.03%) CCA
11 5 (1.45%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.87%) CITP
12 3 (0.87%) MCTS
13 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.29%) MCSA
13 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.19%) SLA
2 6 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (0.87%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 220 (63.77%) Active Directory
2 144 (41.74%) XenApp
3 142 (41.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 127 (36.81%) XenDesktop
5 94 (27.25%) Hyper-V
6 77 (22.32%) VMware ESXi
7 59 (17.10%) vSphere
8 46 (13.33%) XenServer
9 44 (12.75%) Virtual Desktop
10 16 (4.64%) Virtual Machines
11 15 (4.35%) Xen
12 14 (4.06%) BitLocker
13 12 (3.48%) Terminal Server
14 10 (2.90%) DFS Replication
15 8 (2.32%) VMware Workstation
16 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (2.03%) vCloud
16 7 (2.03%) Virtual Servers
17 6 (1.74%) Docker
18 5 (1.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 226 (65.51%) SCCM
2 56 (16.23%) SCOM
3 43 (12.46%) SCOrch
4 21 (6.09%) Microsoft Intune
5 18 (5.22%) XenMobile
6 16 (4.64%) WSUS
7 11 (3.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 11 (3.19%) SCVMM
8 10 (2.90%) Ansible
8 10 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (2.90%) SCDPM
9 9 (2.61%) EdgeSight
9 9 (2.61%) Jamf Pro
10 8 (2.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 8 (2.32%) Nagios
11 7 (2.03%) ThinApp
12 6 (1.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 6 (1.74%) vCenter Server
13 5 (1.45%) NetBackup
14 4 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 265 (76.81%) Microsoft
2 245 (71.01%) Citrix
3 218 (63.19%) VMware
4 70 (20.29%) AppSense
5 48 (13.91%) Cisco
6 42 (12.17%) HP
7 23 (6.67%) Bloomberg
7 23 (6.67%) Symantec
8 22 (6.38%) Reuters
9 19 (5.51%) EMC
9 19 (5.51%) FactSet
9 19 (5.51%) Google
10 17 (4.93%) McAfee
11 16 (4.64%) Dell
12 14 (4.06%) Oracle
13 13 (3.77%) Apple
13 13 (3.77%) ServiceNow
13 13 (3.77%) SolarWinds
14 12 (3.48%) Altiris
15 10 (2.90%) IBM